Is the big chop right for you?
Blowouts are still around. Find out what it is before you request one from your stylist.
Box braids go in and out of style. Find out what they are from this definition.
What is a clarifying shampoo?
What is a conditioner wash?
What are cornrows?
If you're not sure what curl definition means, find out first, and then you can try it out on your natural hair.
What are dreadlocks?
A preventive measure that many women can do at home to keep split ends from getting worse.
If you ever wore finger waves, you know exactly what they are. Have no clue what they are? Find out here.
How are flat twists unique?
Is it really possible to heat train your hair?
What is a hot comb used for?
Line of Demarcation
Especially for transitioners, learn what this is and how to treat it so that your hair remains healthy.
Locs or Locks
Why are they called locs?
What are micro braids, and how do they differ from other types of braids?
What is considered natural black hair?
No, this isn't the fruit. It's a simple way to preserve a hairstyle!
What does it mean to pre-poo your hair?
You may have heard the term, but aren't quite sure what a protective style is.
What does it mean to relax the hair?
Unless you're a regular on hair care forums, especially ones where natural hair is popular, you may have never heard of this term.
Depending on your location, you may know this hairstyle by another name.
This type of shrinkage has nothing to do with laundry.
Single Strand Knots
If you've ever suffered from this curly hair annoyance, you probably already know what this term means.
What does this blowdrying method entail?
What is texlaxing black hair?
How does a texturizer differ from a relaxer?
What does it mean to touch-up your hair?
Do you suffer from traction alopecia?
What does it mean to transition in terms of black hair?
What does TWA stand for?
What is a twists hairstyle?
Wash and Go
What does this term mean in the realm of curly hair?
What is a hair weave?
You may know it by another name, but the traditional wet set has little variation.
Find out what it means to wrap black hair.